elixir

(redirected from Elixer)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.

elixir

1. an alchemical preparation supposed to be capable of prolonging life indefinitely (elixir of life) or of transmuting base metals into gold
2. a liquid containing a medicinal drug with syrup, glycerine, or alcohol added to mask its unpleasant taste

elixir

[ə′lik·sər]
(pharmacology)
A sweetened, aromatic solution, usually hydroalcoholic, sometimes containing soluble medicants; intended for use only as a flavor or vehicle.
References in periodicals archive ?
In general, you get what you pay for in the coffee industry and the truly satisfying and smooth coffee elixer known as espresso is worth the cost.
Perry was CFO of Elixer Pharmaceuticals, where he was deeply involved in partnering and fundraising, and before that he was CFO of Domantis, Ltd.
Tenders are invited for Acetaminophen, 120mg Suppository; Acetaminophen, Elixer, 160mg/5ml, 4oz.
ISLAMABAD -- The National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Rawalpindi has Friday approved a reference in a Rs 7 billion new Modarba case of Elixer Group.